The Tshwane Automotive Special Economic Zone has attracted over R200 million more investment than its initial pledged amount of R4.33 billion.
- The suppliers in the Tshwane Automotive SEZ have created 3,098 permanent jobs, an increase of 20% from the previous quarter.
- There are currently around 15 projects at different stages of development across different SEZs, mostly expected to be operational by the end of the 2023/24 financial year.
- The estimated cumulative rand value of operational investments in SEZs has grown from R26 billion to R28 billion between Q3 and Q4 of 2022/23.
- Since the introduction of the SEZs Programme, there has been an increase in the number of operational investors in these zones.
- The newly designated Namakwa SEZ in the Northern Cape is expected to be a game changer for the province.